The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 100 102
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 0 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.66% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category - 5.80% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 4
Median daily rate - £284 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
175 224 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.04% 11.31% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 148 86
Median daily rate £425 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -28.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.42% +55.55%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP Quality Center across the West Yorkshire region.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the West Yorkshire region.

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Zephyr
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Sahi
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) CMS

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Sahi
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) WATIR
3 1 (33.33%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle